Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on October 13, 1974 · Page 10
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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 10

Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Sunday, October 13, 1974
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Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Sunday, Oct. 13, 1974 FAVITTEVILLC, AflKANIAS Concert Series To Get Underlay ARTISTIC DIRECTOR ,. Bom Goldoosky, right, of GoldovsKy Opera Theater, and cast members To Observe Anniversary Mr. and,MM. L. H., (Henly) Bragg will observe t h'e 1 r Golden Wedding .anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. until 4'p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20 at Buckeye Baptist Church. Their II,children will be hosts and hostesses They have thir- ty-two grandchildren and six great '.grandchildren. Mrs. Bragg is the former Miss Amy Calico and the couple w a s ^.married Oct. 22, 1924 at Go~ -shen. All friends, and relatives \ai-e invited to attend. (TIMES- 'phofo by Chuck Cunningham) Perennial Club Begins Season Merribers of Perennial Garden lub met Thursday for the first leeting of the-1974-75 club year ; the Showcase Florist Shop : Evelyn Hills. Arriving at 9:30 a.m., jembers heard Lee Priest give le program, on "houseplants." e discussed the care, lighting eeded, pests that .attack them nd how to eliminate them, and isplayed many growing plants- question and answer perioc ollovved. After the program, a meeting 'as : held at the" home of Mrs, flax McAllister' Vvith Mrs ImvEird Magruder and Mrs Lllen Reynolds as co-hostesses. Mrs. James · D. Smith, presi !ent, .'.presided-.-at. the coffee able which vyas centered with n arrangement of roses. Mrs. Smith also conducted thi lusiness session when a Counci eport was given by Mrs Lonnie Hall, the Christmas tou f homes was discussed and thi March state daffodil sho\ vhich will be held in Fayet eville. The Northwest Arkansas Community Concert Association will open the concert series OH Monday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. at the Men's Gym with the opem "LaTraviala" when the Goldovsky Grand Opera Theater will be heard here In the course of its 1974 fall tour. The attraction is one of the most universally popular of all grand operas written by Guiscppe Verdi, based on the famous Alexander Dumas play,- ''La Dame aux Camelias." Produced under the personal supervision of Boris Goldovsky, known to millions as "Mr. Opera" for his intermission commentaries on the weekly matinee network broadcast from 'the Metropolitan Opera House, the "LaTraviata" performance here will be in English. The entire ", company, including principal singers, o r e h e s t r a , conductor and technical staff. Will 'be involved in the Fayetteville presentation of Verdi's operatic masterpiece vhich lias been fully staged for he tour by Goldovsky with exiting new sets and costumes. The organization is actually he national touring unit of the ormer New England Opera theater. now called the oldovsky Opera Institute ounded in Boston in 1946, : anc w i d e l y acclaimed as 'refreshing, new. breath""of life n the operatic" ^yqrld'J for; its lioheering-. : o f - '-major new ;echniques in' operatic produc iion. . During 17 national touring .easons. Goldovsky and h i s company, including orchestra and soloists, have been ^uccess u 11 y. demonstrating tha operatic -masterpieces can be valid and absorbing theater rather than mere displays o vocal pyrotechnics; -that thi :exts can be intelligently trans ,ated into English and intelli gibly presented by performer who have been schooled" in drama as w e 11 as in voice "Our;' productions," Goldovsky declares, "are so thorough!; prepared -that the singers am the conductor know well in ac Vance every move and soun each Is to make and becom completely :self-reliant in th actual performance." Many of the translations ar specially prepared for th company by Goldovsky himsel W h i l e aiming never .t misrepresent- the composer's o brellist's true Intentions, they schevv any too literal ren- orings and strive for English brases tluit will sound in erfornuincc as if the composer ad actually written his music i these particular words oldovsky has been known to pend ns many as 250 hours translating a single score )ften he does this while com lulling between his own piano ecital and lecture dates and c is more than satisfied If he an achieve one' entirely atisfactory English sentence in ic course of a three-hour plane rip. Admittance to the concert is y membership and students' D cards. Students' wives and usbands and newcomers may urchase a season's mem'ber- hip at the door on opening ight. Tickets are never sold or' the' Northwest Arkansas Community Pancert Association concert series, · , . . Alumnae Hear DG Delegate Delta Gamma fraternity alumnao met recently for the irsl fall meeting at.the home if Mrs. -Evan Bukey. Mrs. 3rwan v -Wimberly, -president; conducted"the business session. The local delegate to the 46th )iennial convention held in June in Miami, Fla., was Mrs. Carl E. Hoffman of Springdale. She loted that Delta Gamma fra- ;ernity founded in Oxford, Miss., :n 1873, is entering into its second century of existence, The Fayetteville Chapter was represented by Miss Terry Wilson, president, who accepted ;hu ! outstanding chapter award for ; Alpha Omega Chapter. Mrs. Hoffman . and Miss Wilson "joined : the " convention tour-to Nassau. . , The next , alumnae meeting will be held at. the- chapter house beginning with dinner at 5:30 p.m.-. Tuesday. Province Ten, Alumnae chairman, Mrs. Timothy J. Villager of Nashville, Term., and Province Ten C o l l e g i a t e chairman, Mrs. George J. McLernon of Tulsa, Okla., will be honored guests. A l l Northwest Arkansas alumnae are invited to attend. To Marry This Month Mr. and Mrs. Edward L. Brooks of Elkins announce (he approaching marriage of their daughter, Nancy Ann, to William Earl Moore, son of Mr. and Mrs. James.Earl Moore of Farminglon. The wedding will be an event at Z o'clock In the afternoon, Saturday, Oct. 19, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Fayetteville. All friends and relatives are invited to attend. Environmental Problems Are Discussed At Garden Club Fayetteville Garden Club members, meeting in the home of Mrs. John Webb, heard a report from Mrs. John Imhoff on legislation on environmental problems as they affect us worldwide, nationally, statewide and locally. She stressed the urgency of these problems an the necessity for citizen partic pation. Her well informed talk wa one which could be heard wit profit by any group intereste in environment and what happening to It. Girl Scouts, Leaders Go To Conference More than 300 Girl Scouts and 0 loaders participated recently tho first statewide conference ver held in Arkansas (or adcltc Scouts. The conference, held Oct. 4-6 t NOARK Girl Scout Camp, as sponsored by ACTION, a tanning board composed of unior high girls representing roops in NOAHK Council. Participants from throughout Arkansas and from neighboring ouncils in Missouri and )klahoma attended. Activities at the weekend ampout included volleyball. o f t b a l l , macrame, vvood- arving, songfests, lashing, rock a n d pebble art, and 'lininkling." The leaders took part in ound-table discussions o n A C T I O N a n d leadership raining, took a hiking tour of he camp, and watched a dramatic portrayal about tha ounder of Girl Scouts, Juliette ordon Low. presented by Mrs. Forrest Lane of Fayetleville. All Scouts attending the conference were presented ACTION fall conference patches after the closing flag ceremony. Officers for ACTION this year are Kathy Kirby, Fayetteville, president; Rita Sutterfield, Siloam Springs, first vice president; Kathy VanPouke, Siloam Springs, second vice president; and Janis Smith, Rogers, secretary. . · The group meets throughout the year to coordinate and plan Cadette scouting activities. Tha board chose the name "ACTION" to represent the-slogan. 'Active Cadeltes Tuned in on NOARK." Personals Wilma Brickey of Rogers and Idelle Nutt of Fayetteville flew to Cleveland, Ohio and on to Auroa, Ohio to attend a four- day training in the field ot beauty care, makeup analysis and sales leadership. Travelers' choice in four parts polyester. $ 58 Great-going coordinates to mix and match to suit the occasion. Dusty- toned solids and fancies. 8 to 16. Engagement Told Dr. and Mrs. Derald A l i e n Slack of Fayetteville announce the engagement ,of their daughter, Bonnie Lue, to John L. Huens Jr.; son of Mr. and Airs, John L. linens of Springdale. The bride-elect Is a graduate of the University of Arkansas where she was.a member of Delta Gamma sorority. She received a B.S. degree In Medical Technology at the University Medical Center in Little Rock, is ; member of the American So- :clety of Medical Technologists and Is employed at Slsco Clinic in Springdale. The prospective bridegroom is a sc' nlor at the University of Arkansas; The wedding will be an event of 3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, at the Chapel of the Cross. In Fayeltevllfe. Newcomers Club Presents Gifts To New Members Thffe were 20 members and guests present for the meeting earlier/this week of Newcomers Club'-jjf 'the hospitality room of the Ozark Electric Cooperative Corp.-' ' IJTew..'. members 'Introduced wore Mrs, Ophelia Crandall, Mfs, Helen Bailey, Mrs. Alma Mlille, Mrs. Katherine Fenton, ' M i a , Carolyn H, Harris and Mfs.. Ida Evans. Each were .preqtccl · gift of a box of 'eandy. Winners in the bridge games were Mrs. Muriel Graph, first; Mrs. Sara Terrell, second; Mrs. Katherine Freeman, third and Mrs. Marilyn Slayfon, low. The club m e e t s the'second Wednesday of each month and welcomes Newcomers in the area to attend. A box lunch is served and Mrs. Sam McNalr directs the ft ridge . and other tfard games played during the afternoon, Shop Pcnney's Mon., Thiiri., Fri. 9-9 Tues./ Wed., Sat. 9-5:30 FALL FABRICS POLAR PRINTS SOLIDS Machine wash, tumble dry, 100% cotton. Mix 'n match these coordinates for your 'new fall wardrobe. 44"/46"wide. . 179 · ·YD. DISNEY CHARACTER CHECKS CHAMBRAY Permanent press Dacron polyester and cotton blends. Machine wash, tumble dry, 100% rayon flocking. 45" wide. O98 ^m YD. JERSEY PRINTS Machine wash Amel triacetate and acetate/ nylon/polyester blends. 45"/46" wide. "WHIMSICAL* 1 JERSEY PRINTS. . · MATTE JERSEY PRINTS. O98 ·^ YD. 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